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2019 Session

Budget Bill - HB1700 (Enrolled)

Southeastern Universities Research Association Doing Business for Jefferson Science Associates, LLC

Item 251

Item 251

First Year - FY2019Second Year - FY2020
Financial Assistance For Educational and General Services (11000)$1,775,439$1,275,439
$1,775,439
Sponsored Programs (11004)FY2019 $1,775,439FY2020 $1,275,439
$1,775,439
Fund Sources: 
GeneralFY2019 $1,775,439FY2020 $1,275,439
$1,775,439

Authority: Discretionary Inclusion.


A. This appropriation represents the Commonwealth of Virginia's contribution to the Southeastern Universities Research Association Doing Business for Jefferson Science Associates, LLC, for the support of the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab) located at Newport News, Virginia. This contribution includes funds to support faculty positions and industry-led research that will promote economic development opportunities in the Commonwealth.


B. Out of this appropriation, $500,000 the first year and $500,000 the second year from the general fund is designated to provide one-time seed funding to establish a center for nuclear femtography in partnership with the Commonwealth's research universities. Nuclear femtography is expected to be the next generation of nanotechnology.


C. This nonstate agency is exempt from the match requirement of § 2.2-1505, Code of Virginia and § 4-5.05 of this act.